The leaves of this perennial herb gave a gentle lemon scent. It is often used as a flavouring in ice cream and herbal teas and frequently paired with fruit or used in fish dishes. It is the key ingredient in lemon balm pesto.
Height30-60 cm (12-24")
Soil pHAcid, Neutral, Alkaline
Variegated FoliageVariegated foliage
Coloured FoliageGold foliage
Edible Leaves, Seed or Berriesedible leaves
Edible FlowersEdible flowers